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AISES Receives $962,500 Grant From the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to Increase the Representation of Indigenous Peoples in STEM

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., September 13, 2021 /3BL Media/ - AISES announced today that the W.K. Kellogg Foundation has awarded a $962,500 general operating grant to increase the representation of Indigenous peoples in North America and the Pacific Islands in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) education and careers. Over the next three years, grant funds will strengthen and build the AISES internal capacity to produce and use data and knowledge in advancing its work.

Meet Karen; Chevron's Senior Advisor of Social Investment

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Meet Karen, who’s working in local communities to advance racial and social equity in education.

Through Chevron’s educational investment programs and equity-forward partnerships, Karen is helping Chevron advance long-term social equity efforts in communities where they operate.

Read about the difference her work is making in the 2020 Corporate Sustainability Report

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Ecofin Strives to Make a Positive Impact Without Compromising Returns

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by Brent Newcomb, President of Ecofin

Ecofin is a sustainable investing specialist dedicated to climate action, social impact and water.

First, climate action is the drive to reduce emissions, and includes both the energy transition and waste transition.  This means conventional categories such as solar, wind, hydro and batteries, in addition to the electrification of transport, energy efficiency, waste-to-value (recycling) and waste-to-energy (cleaner fuels such as renewable natural gas).

Freeport-McMoRan Named to The Civic 50 List for Commitment to Community

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July 1, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Congratulations to Freeport-McMoRan for being recognized for its commitment to community support and transformation. For the ninth consecutive year, Freeport-McMoRan has been named as a Civic 50 honoree.

Gildan and World Vision on Track to Achieving a Decade-Long Partnership

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Gildan and World Vision Honduras have signed onto another two-year partnership, effectively locking in what will soon be a decade-long collaborative effort to support communities in Honduras. In this next phase, Gildan has committed USD $175,000 toward a Children’s Education and Transformation program, bringing Gildan’s investment to over USD $600,000 since the partnership began.

CNH Industrial South America Champions Education Campaign in Brazil

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CNH Industrial South America partnered up with the Gente de Bem, a local organization that promotes education among teenagers and young adults. Gente de Bem was founded in 2006 on the belief that education can not only change the life of an individual, but also have a positive impact on the entire community and even the country.

Life-changing Access: Why Verizon Innovative Learning Matters to Me

By: Ayana Byrd
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How next-gen tech, digital access and mentorship support students in STEM enrichment programs

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How next-gen tech, digital access and mentorship support students in STEM enrichment programs

Summer Learning Made Fun with No-Cost Family Resources from Discovery Education and Partners

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Silver Spring, Md., Thursday, June 3, 2021 /3BL Media/ — To accelerate student learning and ignite their natural curiosity, Discovery Education presents parents and guardians an array of no-cost dynamic digital resources for the summer. This selection of content, created in partnership with leading corporate and community partners, inspires families to learn together by exploring the world around them during the summer break. Discovery Education is the global leader in standards-aligned digital curriculum resources, engaging content, and professional learning for K-12 classrooms.

"Verizon Innovative Learning Showed Me What It's Like to Really Be a Leader"

By: Kenrya Rankin
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Verizon Innovative Learning has provided thousands of students at Title I middle schools across the nation with advanced technology, next-generation curriculum and devices and data access that they can use to explore STEM at school and at home. It only makes sense that some of those students would continue their studies and choose careers that put STEM front and center.

Bess the Book Bus and CITGO Deliver Books to Southwest Louisiana Children

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May 26, 2021 /3BL Media/ - CITGO Petroleum Corporation and mobile literacy program, Bess the Book Bus, delivered books to young students in Southwest Louisiana at J.D. Clifton Head Start, Vincent Settlement, College Oaks, Kaufman and Brentwood Elementary schools. The pre-k through first-grade students took a break from the classroom to visit with Bess the Book Bus and take home their very own books to read with their families.

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